The Transylvania Times -

By John Lanier

Board Caps School Teams – Brevard NC


October 20, 2016

In response to a state mandate allowing sixth grade students to participate in middle school interscholastic sports, the Transylvania County Board of Education unanimously approved a plan limiting the number of participants on middle school athletic teams Monday night.

School board members previously expressed their reservations about having sixth graders participate, but in compliance with the law decided to allow them to play on middle school teams.

“We’ve been told that we have to do this,” said board member Marty Griffin, who served as a coach and athletic director when working...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019

Rendered 07/15/2019 07:13